As Australians, we’re all connected – geographically, politically, socially and economically. We share life on land that has a history of  invasion, and we share political, economic and social systems that have emerged from this history of dispossession of First Nations people. We’re connected to the fallout of these past injustices. The good news is, we can also be part of a brighter future together. 
 
Our unique collection of stories and articles on this topic explores the different ways we’re all connected by the shared wound in our nation, and a shared hope for a brighter future together.

Browse articles and stories that explore the ways we’re all connected, and what this means for us as Australians, collectively and individually.


Australians Together Learning Framework

The Framework is designed to shape a new narrative for all Australians, and aligns with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures cross-curriculum priority and AITSL Standard 2.4. Explore and discover the Framework below:

The-wound The-wound
The Wound
Why do many First Nations people in Australia experience…

Why do many First Nations people in Australia experience disadvantage and injustice? 

Discover our curated collection of stories, articles and statistics that expose the injustices at the heart of our nation.

Something’s not right

Who are Indigenous Australians?

First Nations disadvantage in Australia

Intergenerational trauma

The lack of treaty

The Intervention

Bob's story

Losing home - Iris' story

Miliwanga's story

Ruth's story

Why-me Why-me
Why Me?
Examines why this is relevant to every Australian. Browse…

Examines why this is relevant to every Australian.

Browse articles and stories that explore the ways we’re all connected, and what this means for us as Australians, collectively and individually.

What does this have to do with me?

Australia Day: answers to tricky questions

 Busting the myth of peaceful settlement

What's the fuss about Jan 26?

Mabo and Native Title

Our-cultures Our-cultures
Our Cultures
Why is culture so important? Dive into stories and…

Why is culture so important?

Dive into stories and articles that explore the significance of culture and its role in building a better future together.

Welcome to and Acknowledgement of Country

Why are culture and identity important?

The importance of land

First Nations kinship

Bob's story

My-response My-response
My Response
How can I respond respectfully and meaningfully? Find…

How can I respond respectfully and meaningfully?

Find inspiration in stories and articles that show even little steps can lead to big change when we do things together.

What can i do?

Fiona's story

Mark's story

Listen to stories from First Nations people

Doug's story
Ruth's story
Bob's story
Iris' story
Miliwanga's story